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Colonial Houses: The Historic Homes of Williamsburg Hardcover – April 1, 2004


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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 128 pages
  • Publisher: Harry N. Abrams (April 1, 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0810943395
  • ISBN-13: 978-0810943391
  • Product Dimensions: 9.8 x 0.8 x 10.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,122,234 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Hugh Howard writes about historic architecture from his home in Red Rock, New York. His books include Natchez: The Houses and History of the Jewel of the Mississippi, Wright for Wright, House-Dreams, The Preservationist's Progress, and Thomas Jefferson, Architect. Radek Kurzaj is a travel and architecture photographer based in Szczecin, Poland, and New York City. His work has been featured widely in international magazines and books, including Abrams' Living Large in Small Spaces and American Country Churches.

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By Janice Nelson on December 27, 2013
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I never got to the Houses of Williamsburg, because I was so busy gawking at everything else, so this was a true treat!
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3 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Antti Hämäläinen on March 19, 2007
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This book gave alot of interesting information of the colonial houses in Williamsburg. The pictures compared with stories are werry enlightening. A good book to read for all who are interested in traditional american architecture.
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Big Ben on October 19, 2011
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Beautiful pictures. Always a book of discussion when visitors find this book displayed. Lots of great info on one of my favorite East Coast destinations.
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By Ann F. Kirkpatrick on December 10, 2014
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Russell Clunan on January 4, 2011
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Given earlier works, I had great anticipation for this book. Sadly it did not meet my expectations. It IS a good book, just not to the level of Howard's others.
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